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Muslim quota row: Congress slams BJP’s criticism


January 11th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Congress Party Wednesday condemned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Uma Bharati's criticism of its promise of nine percent reservation for the backward sections ... Read more...

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Kashmir interlocutors submit report, focus on ‘meaningful autonomy’ (Round-up)


October 12th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Jammu/Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) Advocating "meaningful autonomy" and speedy development, the three interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday submitted their report to Home Minister P. Chidambaram that outlines ... Read more...

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Kashmir interlocutors submit report, focus on development


October 12th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Advocating "meaningful autonomy" and speedy development, the three interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir submitted their report to Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday, a year ... Read more...

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Facing attack, Jaitley again clarifies on ‘opportunistic’ WikiLeaks


March 28th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 28 (IANS) Under attack from the Congress over the latest WikiLeaks revelations on him, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley said Monday that his alleged use ... Read more...

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Jaitley hopes Congress takes WikiLeaks cable on cash for vote scam seriously


March 28th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Asserting that phraseology like 'opportunistic' is completely inconsistent to views expressed by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley, ... Read more...

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US-based writer documents India’s reinvention


March 4th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India, a country grounded in tradition, has begun to reinvent itself in a relatively small period, says US-based Indian origin writer-columnist Anand Giridharadas who has ... Read more...

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‘Shocked’ Pak hoping US backing of India’s UNSC permanent seat bid merely symbolic


November 10th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 10 (ANI): Shocked by the US support for India's bid for a permanent seat in the United Nations' Security Council (UNSC), Pakistan seems to be clutching the last straw ... Read more...

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Apologise for aerial attacks, Pakistan tells NATO


October 6th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan has demanded an apology from NATO over an aerial attack that killed three of its troopers, but the coalition forces are only prepared to express regret over ... Read more...

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NAACP Advises The ‘Tea Party’ To Not Put Up With Racism


July 15th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) happens to be the biggest and the most influential organization in America that is ... Read more...

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Obama’s robust repudiation of Bush and break from the past (News Analysis)


January 21st, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Jan 21 (IANS) Belying expectations of soaring phraseology, President Barack Obama's inaugural address was a resolute, robust and workmanlike repudiation of his predecessor's policies.Standing barely 15 feet away former President George ... Read more...

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Power sector will be biggest beneficiary of n-deal: Kamath


July 14th, 2008 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 14 (IANS) India's power sector would be the biggest beneficiary of the Indo-US civilian nuclear deal, as it "opens up the possibility of using civilian nuclear energy by the industry", ... Read more...

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Nepal Government to table Constituent Assembly amendment Bill today


July 5th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 5 (ANI): The Nepal Government is set to table a supplementary amendment bill at a Constituent Assembly (CA) meeting here today. A cabinet meeting on Friday evening endorsed the supplementary ... Read more...

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5 SPA parties approve supplementary bill draft


July 4th, 2008 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, July 4 (ANI): Five political parties of Nepal s ruling Seven-Party Alliance (SPA) have approved the draft of the supplementary bill through which the interim constitution will be amended, to ... Read more...

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India’s IAEA pact nearly complete, political call needed


February 29th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) India has managed to nearly finalize the safeguards pact with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) except for some lingering quibbles over the choice of words in ... Read more...

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